The destination on the lips of travel insiders, Sri Lanka is the place to be right now. Perfect for couples wanting to discover it for themselves, Colombo’s legendary Galle Face Hotel has launched an insightful 10-day expedition, taking travellers to some of Sri Lanka’s top cultural and adventure hotspots. Sign. Us. Up.
A sensational way to enjoy a stay at one of the world’s most iconic hotels, Galle Face Hotel’s new Galle Face Expedition features some seriously incredible experiences. Combine a romantic getaway here with an exciting trip to historic Sigiriya, the gigantic rock fortress where Sri Lanka’s King Kasyapa built his palace. A delicious lunch at EKHO Sigiriya and elephant-spotting in the enchanting Angammedilla National Park are also included.
The next day, you’ll be treated to a stay at the exquisite EKHO Lake House Polonnaruwa, which once hosted Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke Edibunburgh. Topping things off, a special birdwatching adventure, exploring the ruins of Polonnaruwa, a bicycle picnic and lakeside cocktails will make for an extraordinary escape.
Rounding everything out, couples can travel to Kandy in Sri Lanka’s mountains for High Tea and a stay at the Suisse Hotel, before travelling to the tea-producing region of Ella. Here, romantics will get their fill of adventure with hiking to little Adam’s Peak, exploring Ella Spice Garden, visiting the majestic Demodara Nine Arch Bridge and a stay at EKHO Ella. Want more? When you return to the Galle Face Hotel, you’ll be treated to a private chef dinner in 1864 restaurant. Yes, please!
To find out more about the Galle Face Hotel’s Galle Face Expedition, visit the hotel’s website here.